Monthly Archive: August 2016

Celebrate 25 Years with FREE Pringles! 0

Celebrate 25 Years with FREE Pringles!

  Offer alert!  Every geek needs to keep stocked up with snacks – and to celebrate 25 years of Pringles, they’re giving away completely FREE Pringles! That’s right, you can grab a 40g can...

Apple – Pay Your Bloody Tax!! 0

Apple – Pay Your Bloody Tax!!

  There’s nothing more infuriating in the days of austerity to find out that someone isn’t paying their tax bill – and consequently, the tax bills for people that already pay them, like us,...

What are Loops For In Programming? 0

What are Loops For In Programming?

  In programming, we often get situations where we would like to repeat a certain piece of code again and again.  Of course, we could just copy and paste this code one after another...

Pokémon Go Brings Back Energy Saving Mode! 0

Pokémon Go Brings Back Energy Saving Mode!

  Pokémon Go (affectionately known as ‘Pogo’ – p.s. that’s not the thing that we used to bounce around on years ago) has released a new update.  A previous update removed, rather than fixed,...

WordPress Going Slow?  Read This Before You Upgrade Your Hosting Account! 0

WordPress Going Slow? Read This Before You Upgrade Your Hosting Account!

  From time to time we all experience slow downs on our websites.  Unfortunately, despite our best efforts, these can happen occasionally and can be quite frustrating – particularly when we think we’ve put...

VPN’s – What Are They?  Do I Need One? 0

VPN’s – What Are They? Do I Need One?

  VPN’s and proxies used to be the preserve of geeks.  But now, in the Snowden and Wikileaks era, many people are becoming ever increasingly interested to find out what VPN’s are, how much...

W3 Total Cache – The Perils Of Uninstalling 0

W3 Total Cache – The Perils Of Uninstalling

I’ve used W3 Total Cache a while back – it’s a nice little WordPress plugin that caches generated versions of your posts and pages – this is so that they don’t have to be...

Students – Grab Microsoft Office for Free! 0

Students – Grab Microsoft Office for Free!

  Welcome student readers and academics – have you taken advantage of the offer to get free Microsoft Office throughout your student life?  If not, don’t fork out £100 or more for it –...

Pokémon Go ‘Curveballs’ (& More Bugs!) 0

Pokémon Go ‘Curveballs’ (& More Bugs!)

  Curveballs – they score you an extra 10 points in the Pokémon Go game – but when is a curveball not a curveball? Literally thousands of people have vented their frustration at unintentional...